Addiction’s fierce grip. / Pain, tears, denial, remorse. / T.V. craves Charlie.

In 24 hours, actor Charlie Sheen managed a marathon of appearances that kept viewers enthralled.

The troubled “Two and a Half Men” star was interviewed early Monday on “Good Morning America” and “Today,” and later on TMZ’s live webcast, talk radio program “Loose Cannons” and CNN’s “Piers Morgan Tonight.” The next day, he chatted on Howard Stern’s radio show. He’s also on the cover of the new People magazine.